Senior Full Stack Engineer


April 28, 2021

Our Company
Changing the world through digital experiences is what Adobe’s all about. We give everyone—from emerging artists to global brands—everything they need to design and deliver exceptional digital experiences! We’re passionate about empowering people to create beautiful and powerful images, videos, and apps, and transform how companies interact with customers across every screen.
We’re on a mission to hire the very best and are committed to creating exceptional employee experiences where everyone is respected and has access to equal opportunity. We realize that new ideas can come from everywhere in the organization, and we know the next big idea could be yours!
The Opportunity
Do you thrive on solving hard problems at scale? Do you want to build cloud-native systems that work seamlessly across devices? Are you interested in defining the future of creativity by making it fast, fun, and frictionless to create sophisticated-looking content? Most of all, are you passionate about the next generation of users and building modern solutions for them that connect to leading social and digital platforms?
Building off Adobe Spark’s initial success, we are now re-imagining (from the ground up!) the way people discover, create, and publish the full range of media types - from graphics to imaging to video - right in the browser and on their mobile devices. Our aim is to build fast and easy product experiences that empower students, social influencers, marketers, small businesses - really anyone with something to say - to make something that will stand out and impress their audience.
The Challenge
We are seeking a senior full stack engineer to help craft the user experience for Adobe Spark, the product that brings the power of professional-grade creative tools to everyone.
You’ll be working as part of a team, building innovative new features and maintaining existing ones in the Adobe Spark ecosystem. You will need a keen eye for details and high standards for design, code quality, and efficiency. People who enjoy taking on complex technical challenges, have a real passion for delighting customers, and who are self-motivated to push themselves in a team oriented culture will thrive in our environment.

What you’ll do

  • Develop systems to capture user intent and translate it into fast and powerful user experiences

  • Develop efficient, reliable, testable features in JavaScript

  • Determine architectural and product design details when tasks or specifications are open-ended

  • Work closely with core technology teams and other platform teams to consume reusable components and libraries

  • Work closely with designers to bring to life high volume, high impact surfaces

  • Write beautiful, self-documenting code that others can easily read and adapt

  • Translate visual and written designs into efficient front end web components

What you need to succeed

  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the web platform with an ability to contribute on both the front end and back end

  • 7+ years of experience with JavaScript and web technologies

  • Proven ability to lead feature development from concept definition all the way to shipping product

  • Solid design skills and ability to write efficient, readable, and reusable code

  • Strong communication skills and team work experience

  • Experience with Backbone, React, Angular, or similar technologies

  • Experience with asynchronous programming and event handling using Promises

  • Experience using AJAX and building or integrating with REST APIs

  • Experience writing code with performance and user experience in mind across multiple platforms

  • Knowledge of security best practices (e.g. SQL injection, XSS and other exploits)